BSc, MSc, DPhil
Associate Professor in Epidemiology, UK Biobank, Nuffield Department of Population Health
Naomi Allen is an Associate Professor in Epidemiology and Senior Epidemiologist for UK Biobank. She is responsible for co-ordinating the linkage of routine electronic medical records into the study for long-term follow-up (including deaths, cancers, primary and secondary care data as well as other health-related datasets). She helps to co-ordinate the introduction of new enhancements into the resource (such as the development of web-based questionnaires and proposals for cohort-wide biomarker assays) and provides scientific advice to researchers worldwide wishing to access UK Biobank.
Her research interests are in cancer epidemiology; she is co-Principal Investigation of the Endogenous Hormones and Prostate Cancer Collaborative Group, with a keen research interest in the role of diet, hormones and circulating biomarkers in cancer development.
Theoretical potential for endometrial cancer prevention through primary risk factor modification: Estimates from the EPIC cohort
ALLEN N. and Travis R., (2020), International Journal of Cancer
Hormone-related diseases and prostate cancer: An English national record linkage study.
Watts EL. et al, (2019), International journal of cancer
BODY SIZE AND COMPOSITION IN RELATION TO RISK OF ENDOMETRIAL CANCER IN UK BIOBANK
Omiyale W. et al, (2019), JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH, 73, A15 - A16
High levels of C-reactive protein are associated with an increased risk of ovarian cancer: Results from the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium.
Peres LC. et al, (2019), Cancer research
C-reactive protein and ovarian cancer risk: Results from the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium
ALLEN N., (2019), Cancer Research